Dr. Stephen Kishner, MD

Physical Medicine & RehabilitationMaleAge 65

Dr. Kishner
Accepting new patients
Telehealth services available

Chabert Medical Center

1978 Industrial Blvd Houma, LA 70363

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(985) 873-2200

Dr. Stephen Kishner, MD is a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist in Houma, LA and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated from University of Ottawa / Faculty of Medicine medical school in 1981. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Children's Hospital and East Jefferson General Hospital. He is accepting new patients and has indicated that he accepts telehealth appointments. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Kishner to book an appointment.


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  • Explains Conditions Well
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  • Offers Telehealth
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  • Practices at Top Hospital
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Dr. Kishner's Top Procedures and Conditions

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Coccygeal Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kishner treats Coccygeal Pain more than 97% of his peers

Dr. Kishner treats this condition more than 97% of his peers

Chronic Pain
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Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kishner treats Chronic Pain more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Kishner treats this condition more than 93% of his peers

Low Back Pain
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Kishner treats Low Back Pain more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Kishner treats this condition more than 87% of his peers

Dr. Kishner's conditions and procedures:

  • Adhesive Capsulitis
  • All Headaches (incl. Migraine)
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) or Posterior Cruciate Ligament (PCL) Tear
  • Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Elbow
  • Ataxia
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Autonomic Disorders
  • Back Pain
  • Baker’s Cyst
  • Benign Chronic Pain Syndrome
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brachial Plexus Palsy
  • Brain Disorders
  • Bursitis
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chronic Neck Pain
  • Chronic Pain
  • Chronic Pelvic Pain
  • Coccygeal Pain
  • Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS)
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Diabetic Polyneuropathy
  • Dupuytren's Contracture
  • Dystonia
  • Elbow Injuries
  • EMG (Electromyography)
  • Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
  • Enthesopathy of Knee (incl. Bursitis of Knee)
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Foot Conditions
  • Fracture
  • Gait Abnormality
  • Hand Conditions
  • Headache
  • Herniated Disc
  • Inflammatory and Toxic Neuropathy
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Joint Drainage
  • Knee Disorders
  • Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Migraine
  • Myelopathy
  • Myofascial Trigger Point Injection
  • Nerve Block, Somatic
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Peripheral Nerve Block
  • Peripheral Nerve Disorders
  • Plantar Fasciitis
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Runner's Knee
  • Sacroiliac Joint Injection
  • Sacrum Disorders
  • Sciatica (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Shoulder Disorders
  • Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
  • Shoulder Tendinitis and Tenosynovitis
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylitis
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Sprains and Strains (incl. Muscle Tear)
  • Steroid Injection
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Tremor
  • Trigger Finger
  • Trigger Point Injection
  • Upper Back Pain

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Dr. Kishner's Reviews

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4.0

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About Me

Biography

Dr. Stephen Kishner, MD is a Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Specialist in Houma, LA and has over 40 years of experience in the medical field. He graduated...Read more

Specialties

  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Pain Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine
  • Pain Medicine
  • Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Education

1998
University Of St. Francis
1986
Interim LSU Public Hospital
Residency Hospital
1982
McGill U-Royal Victoria
Internship Hospital
1981
University of Ottawa / Faculty of Medicine
Medical School
1977
McGill
Undergraduate School

Languages

  • English
  • French

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Dr. Stephen Kishner, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Kishner has indicated that they offer telehealth. Contact the office to check for eligibility for your needs.

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What are Dr. Stephen Kishner, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Kishner frequently treats Coccygeal Pain, Chronic Pain, and Low Back Pain. See all procedures and conditions Dr. Kishner treats.

Where is Dr. Stephen Kishner, MD's office located?

Dr. Kishner's office is located at 1978 Industrial Blvd, Houma, LA 70363. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

What languages does Dr. Stephen Kishner, MD speak?

Dr. Kishner speaks French and English. View profile to see all.

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Locations

Chabert Medical Center

Leonard J Chabert Medical Center1978 Industrial Blvd Houma, LA 70363
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Interim Louisiana State University Public Hospital

Interim Louisiana State University Public Hospital1450 Poydras St New Orleans, LA 70112
2

Affiliated Hospitals

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Children's Hospital

New Orleans, LA

East Jefferson General Hospital

Metairie, LA

71% Patient experience rating, 2% higher than the national average

  • Patient Safety Excellence Award™ (2019, 2018)
  • America's 250 Best Hospitals Award™ (2018)

Leonard J. Chabert Medical Center

Houma, LA

83% Patient experience rating, 14% higher than the national average

  • Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2020, 2019, 2018)

University Medical Center New Orleans

New Orleans, LA

74% Patient experience rating, 5% higher than the national average